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Malia Obama's internship was supposed to be a secret

Malia Obama’s “Operation: Internship” was a success, according to the First Lady. Even the mayor of Los Angeles was kept in the dark about plans for the President’s 16-year-old daughter to work as a production assistant on the set of CBS’ “Extant” this summer.

How to Raise Independent Kids

Post by Amy Oztan. My goal has always been raising kids who can take care of themselves (and, eventually, me). Kids don’t start learning to be independent when they’re teenagers, they start long before they actually have to get along on their own. There are simple things that you can do to help your kids be more independent. Show More Summary

NCAA settles class-action head injury lawsuit

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports, The Associated Press has learned.

Testicle-eating South American fish take over pond in Russia

Shoals of Pacu - which sometimes mistake human genitals for their favorite snack of tree nuts - have shown up in a landlocked lagoon in the Baltic enclave of Kaliningrad.

Las Vegas casino robber busted after spending cash on hookers and hotel room: cops

A man suspected of holding up a Las Vegas casino was arrested after using the stolen cash to lavish several prostitutes with gifts and bribe a tourist to book a posh hotel room.

U.S. star Tim Howard to do double duty with Everton and NBC

Tim Howard will keep doubling as an English Premier League goalkeeper and TV announcer. The U.S. star will work up to 10 games for NBC Sports Group during the upcoming season on days his EPL team, Everton, isn’t playing.

Suicide bomber kills with explosives in turban

A suicide bomber assassinated Afghan President Hamid Karzai's cousin by hiding explosives in his turban on Tuesday, an official said.

WATCH: Diver hesitates at end of platform, bounces off board below as she falls into water

Dramatic footage shows the woman about to jump off the board, at Lava Hot Springs water park in Idaho, at the same time as a pal.

10 Worst Things About Being a Mom Over 40?

Post by Linda Sharps. My oldest son will be nine years old next month, and I do not suffer from that common motherly state of disbelief that my precious little newborn could possibly be such a big kid. Sure, I get nostalgic over his baby photos and all, but the reality is that it feels pretty much exactly like it's been nine years. Show More Summary

Archaic Fertility Clinic Proudly Refuses To Mix Races In Treatments

A 38-year-old woman in Alberta, Canada who sought invitro fertilization at a fertility clinic last spring was told she could only use sperm from donors who were white, like her. The clinic has had this "rule" in place since the eighties, and seems to proudly stand behind it. Show More Summary

Flight from LaGuardia makes emergency landing at JFK

Delta Flight 6093 circled above New York for more than two hours before landing 10 miles from its take-off point. No one was injured and all the passengers were rebooked onto other flights, Delta said.

Kiefer Sutherland’s rep responds to Freddie Prinze Jr.'s 'unprofessional' comments

Kill 'em with kindness. Kiefer Sutherland had nothing but nice things to say about Freddie Prinze Jr. after the 38-year-old actor dubbed his former "24" co-star as the most "unprofessional dude in the world."

Ariz. man with AR-15 busted during coffee run

A leading neuroscientist was busted for allegedly pointing an assault rifle at two women in an Arizona airport while on a coffee run.

Dads Confess to Crazy Things They Let Kids Do When Mom Isn't Around

Post by Judy Dutton. Every once in a blue moon, my husband volunteers to watch our four-year-old daughter so I can go meet friends and otherwise have a life. While I'm always grateful when he grants me these few hours of freedom, some...Show More Summary

Parents ‘Potty Train’ Child On International Flight By Encouraging Him To Poop In Seat

On an international flight last week from Beijing to Detroit, Delta Airlines passengers were outraged when a Chinese child defecated in his seat, upon the encouragement of his parents. In an attempt to “catch the mess,” the young child’s parents spread newspaper over the airline seat and allowed him to do his business. Show More Summary

U.S. lawmakers falling over themselves to throw full support behind Israel

Members of Congress are falling over one another to show their support for Israel.

Video shows gunman shoot man in face outside Brooklyn store, victim survives

Cops are hunting for a brazen gunman who shot a man in the face at point-blank range in front of a Brooklyn bodega.

Andi Dorfman chooses Josh over Nick in 'Bachelorette' finale

In true 'Bachelorette' fashion, Andi Dorfman's reality tale ending came with delusions of grandeur for one of her contestants, the lukewarm approval from her parents for another, a couple of crocodile tears from a few handsome men and finally — the brunette lawyer being whisked away by the love of her life.

Soothing lavender sensory tub

This soothing lavender sensory tub is just the thing for a hot summer’s day, or just before bedtime. Soothing lavender sensory tub Lavender is one of my favourite herbs and fragrances to use with children, as it is so refreshing and calming. Show More Summary

De Blasio reflects on 'jetlagged' first night at Gracie Mansion

It’s tough to leave Brooklyn, but the de Blasio family has already identified the key perk of Gracie Mansion: no more fights over the bathroom.

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